Dr. Alissa Swearingen, MD

Dr. Alissa Swearingen, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
39 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Alissa Swearingen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Nashville, TN. She specializes in general surgery.

Skyline Surgery Associates

3443 Dickerson Pike Ste 270

Nashville, TN 37207
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Insurance Accepted

  • 1st Medical Network
  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • American General
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
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more than 57% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 56% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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more than 53% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

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45  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Breast Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Tennessee
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Swearingen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Swearingen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Swearingen

4.3

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
17.647058823529413%
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Highly recommend Dr Swearingen. I had multiple procedures with her and could not be happier with the care I received from her.
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Pam C in Hendersonville, TN – Aug 30, 2018
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I would absolutely recommend Dr. Swearingen to anyone finding themselves in the unfortunate need of her expertise. She is an excellent doctor- both in skill and in personality/bedside manner.
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Loren Echols in Hendersonville, TN – Jan 26, 2018
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